Over the past three months, Yum! Brands Inc. [YUM] ended the trading day at $99.49 and exhibited a change of 3.08% with a 24 hour trading and reached upto the volume of 1.56M compared to its recorded trading volume of 2.4 million. YUM generated a 1 year amount change with -10.76%. Though for Principal markets a year is counted as a long time period. By having a look at the most recent performance of this stock, in the last week its amount moved by 4.28% with an amount shift of 4.94% over the last month.

On 12, October 2020, Yum! Brands Appoints DICK’S Sporting Goods President Lauren Hobart to Board. According to news published on Yahoo Finance, Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) today announced the appointment of Lauren R. Hobart, President of DICK’S Sporting Goods, Inc. (NYSE: DKS), to its Board of Directors, effective November 12, 2020.

Analyst Birdseye View:

The most recent analyst activity for Yum! Brands Inc. [NYSE:YUM] stock was on May 15, 2020, when it was Upgrade with a Buy rating from Stifel, which also raised its 12-month price target on the stock from $87 to $95. Before that, on August 03, 2020, Deutsche Bank Recapitulated a Buy rating and elevated its amount target to $107. On April 17, 2020, Wolfe Research Initiated a Peer perform rating. On February 14, 2020, Deutsche Bank Initiated a Hold rating and increased its price target to $97. On February 07, 2020, BTIG Research Downgrade a Neutral rating. On January 17, 2020, Morgan Stanley Upgrade an Overweight rating and boosted its amount target on this stock to $118. On January 08, 2020, Cowen Downgrade a Market perform rating and decreased its target amount on this stock from $117 to $109.

In the past 52 weeks of trading, this stock has oscillated between a low of $54.95 and a peak of $113.52. Right now, according to Wall Street analyst the average 12-month amount target is $100.67. At the most recent market close, shares of Yum! Brands Inc. [NYSE:YUM] were valued at $99.49. According to the average price forecast, investors can expect a potential return of -0.1%.

FUNDAMENTAL ANALYSIS

Yum! Brands Inc. [NYSE:YUM] most recently reported quarterly sales of 1.2 billion, which represented growth of -8.50%. This publicly-traded organization’s revenue is $164,618 per employee, while its income is $38,059 per employee. This company’s Gross Margin is currently 48.30%, its Operating Margin is 28.70%, its Pretax Margin is +24.53, and its Net Margin is +23.12.

If looking now at the Principal structure of this organization, it shows its whole liability to the whole Principal at 346.42 and the whole liability to whole assets at 215.43. It shows enduring liability to the whole principal at 331.11 and enduring liability to assets at 2.06 while looking for an extended time period.

Readers are usually of view to make a close observation to the indicators that support and make resistance before moving to any particular stock. As of now, the company’s stock is sitting at 96.82 points at 1st support level, the second support level is making up to 94.16. But as of 1st resistance point, this stock is sitting at 100.95 and at 102.42 for 2nd resistance point.

Yum! Brands Inc. [YUM] reported its earnings at $0.82 per share in the fiscal quarter closing of 6/29/2020. The Analysts for Wall Street were expecting to report its earnings at $0.53/share signifying the difference of 0.29 and 54.70% surprise value. Comparing the previous quarter ending of 3/30/2020, the stated earnings were $0.64 calling estimates for $0.66/share with the difference of -0.02 depicting the surprise of -3.00%.

Important Ratio’s To Watch

Meanwhile, turning our focus to liquidity, the Current Ratio for Yum! Brands Inc. [NYSE:YUM] is 1.60. Likewise, the Quick ratio is also the same, showing Cash ratio at 0.48. Now if looking for a valuation of this stock’s amount to sales ratio it’s 5.63 and showing 29.88 of P/E (TTM) ratio.

Insider Stories

The most recent insider trade was by Gibbs David W, Chief Executive Officer, and it was the sale of 2390.0 shares on Oct 13. Gibbs David W, the Chief Executive Officer, completed a sale of 2334.0 shares on Sep 15. On Sep 08, Skeans Tracy L, Chief People Officer, completed a sale of 3370.0 shares.